on the cause. >>> pope benedict celebrated ash wednesday, likely his final public mav. it was moved to st. peter's basilica because of the larger than usual crowd. he said -- he told the audience he was resigning for the good of the church. the vatican sis he succeeder will likely be picked between march 15th and march 20th. >>> here in the district, ashes were placed on the foreheads of the faithful the cardinal encouraged listeners to dig deeper and take time out. >> a chance to reconnect with family, with christ and do more than what you do during the year. >> not just fast, but maybe doing something more, which is part of his gospel. >> i think it's important to phone cuss on god and make your transition into something that's different. >> about 1,000 people attended each of cat they'd real's seven masses today. >>> a taxi chased through the streets of d.c., a customer stuck in the backseat, and it ends with a crash. a lot of accusations about why this taxi was being chased in the first place tonight. >>> a mardy listen student police say was shot by his own roommate survives tonight.